Reel 0025 - Applications from the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Muskogee Area Office, Relating to Enrollment in the Five Civilized Tribes under the Act of 1896 - Cherokee Applications 486 - 681
Applications for enrollment of Cherokees, Chickasaws, Choctaws, and Creeks (The National Archives has not located any applications for Seminoles); includes former slaves (freedmen) of the Chickasaw and Choctaws tribes; includes Indians by blood, spouses of Indians, and freedmen who formerly belonged to members of the Five Civilized Tribes
Reel 54 contains miscellaneous files and applications that were received too late for consideration; these are not included in the index on reel 1
"Records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, Record Group 75."
Original records at the National Archives-Southwest Region, Fort Worth, Texas